Elected Members

Acceptance into 3 juried CAFA exhibitions within 10 years

$40 annual membership fee

  • Artist web page

  • Free second entry at Annual Exhibition

  • Free third entry as carry-in submission

  • Name listing in show catalog

Associate Members

Acceptance into at least one juried CAFA exhibition

$40 annual membership fee

  • Artist web page

  • Free second entry at Annual Exhibition

Supporting Members

Open to all, artists and non-artists, who support CAFA

$40 annual membership fee

  • Free second entry at Annual Exhibition 

Member participation

The Council

The CAFA Council is the governing body that acts on behalf of the membership. Council members provide oversight and direction of each annual exhibition and are responsible for maintaining CAFA's high standards.


CAFA is always looking for volunteers during the exhibition season. This entails helping during both receiving days and pick-up days for unaccepted and end-of-show artwork. Please contact CAFA Director, Gabrielle Robinson, if you are interested in volunteering.

CAFA publications

CAFA Newsletter

An annual update on items important to CAFA membership. Sent via email.

Exhibition Catalog

On behalf of our membership, CAFA is proud to produce this museum quality record of our annual exhibitions. The catalog showcases the images of the prize winners, a listing of all the artists in the show, as well as all current CAFA members. A catalog unlike most other catalogs today.


The website is a 24/7 gallery space for the organization. It is our personal, national, and international presence. It explains our organization, catalogs our shows, and honors the membership. It is used to present information about our activities and provide contact and exhibition information. Our membership is honored and represented here.

Personal Artist Page

Each Elected and Associate Member is entitled to a webpage on the CAFA site. This page is linked to the member's name. It is an individual gallery space which includes up to 5 pictures and captions, copy space for an artist statement or biographical material, and optional contact information (email, link to personal site, phone, address).


CAFA makes extensive use of email to communicate with our membership. Please make sure we have your current email address.



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